Calendar Name: Cultural Events
Event Category: Events
Start Time: 08:00 PM
Weekday(s): Wednesday
Start Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
End Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013

» Writer-on-the-Shore: John A. Nieves Reading

Wednesday, October 16
Writers-on-the-Shore: John A. Nieves Reading
Commons, Worcester Room, 8 p.m.
Nieves, SU assistant professor of English beginning this fall, reads from new and published poems. He has poems forthcoming or recently published in journals such as Beloit Poetry Journal, Southern Review, Crazyhorse, Haydens Ferry Review, Ninth Letter and Cincinnati Review. He won the 2011 Indiana Review Poetry Prize and is a 2013 Pushcart nominee. His first book, Curio, won the Elixir Press Annual Poetry Award Judges Prize and is due out in early 2014. He received his M.A. from University of Southern Florida and his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri.
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